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Flandrau Science Center & Planetarium

Located in: University of Arizona District


1601 E. University Blvd.
University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ 85721
United States

Phone: 520-621-4516

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Located on the University of Arizona campus, Flandrau Science Center & Planetarium inspires visitors of all ages with the wonders of science.

Explore the solar system and beyond in Flandrau’s state-of-the-art planetarium theater, featuring a fulldome digital projection system that can launch from the Earth and fly to planets, moons, and asteroids. Flandrau also offers fun interactive science exhibits that will engage the whole family, and the dazzling specimens of the UA Mineral Museum.

Current exhibits topics include earth science, astronomy, math puzzles, and gemstones. Open Daily, see website for hours, showtimes, and admission prices.

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    Based on 63 reviews
  • #71 of 320 things to do in Tucson
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Nice, but Pricey for the size

We went for Earth day. It is a nice, small, quaint planetarium and museum. Everyone was very friendly. It does have a great mineral display which did not appeal to my 6-year-old at all. They have...

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Great Mineral & Meteorite Exhibit

We went to Flandrau with friends who are avid collectors of minerals and meteorites. The Science Center Exhibits on the main floor were educational and fun, but downstairs was the highlight. The U of...

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Great Planetarium

I was in this planetarium some time ago when visiting Tucson and I was enchanted with the presentation. Looking at the night sky just now - in a far away country - I remembered my visit and the...

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